Saturday, August 24, 2019

BDC exits Acteon

Bridgepoint Development Capital (BDC) is planning to sell its majority stake in French medtech company Acteon Group to Dentressangle, a French family investment holding...

Harley Street Clinic invests in brain cancer technology in UK first  

HCA’s Harley Street Clinic has acquired a medical device designed to treat patients with aggressive and complex brain tumours previously considered untreatable. Clinical trials for...

CCG objects to GP at Hand

Hammersmith and Fulham Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has lodged a formal objection to plans by London-based digital practice GP at Hand to expand in...

Bupa Dental acquires nine practices

Bupa Dental Care has bought nine dental practices, taking the total number acquired by the company this year to 14 practices. The practices include MyDental...

April UK exits PMI market

Key stakeholders in the PMI sector have said they are surprised and disappointed by APRIL UK’s decision to exit the UK PMI market. The protection...

About Health wins contract and extensions

About Health Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of urgent care provider Totally plc, has secured a new contract and extensions worth £1.7m. The provider of...

Huntercombe hospital placed in special measures

A private mental health hospital run by the Huntercombe Group has been rated Inadequate by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and placed in special...

Priory hospital told to improve on safety  

The Priory Hospital North London has been told it must improve standards of safety on its child and adolescent mental health wards after the...

Dr Jon Fistein appointed to PHIN

Dr Jon Fistein has been appointed chief medical officer at the Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN). Fistein is a clinical informatician and specialist in information...

Spire appoints CFO

Spire Healthcare has appointed Jitesh Sodha as chief financial officer, taking up the position at the beginning of October. In March Sodha stepped down as...